Adapted Athletic Coaches, Athletic Directors, and Schools
From: Rich Matter, MSHSL Adapted Athletics
Re: Participating on Special Olympics Poly Hockey Teams and MSHSL Adapted Floor Hockey Teams during the high school season is a violation of MSHSL Bylaw 208
League office, with the recommendation of the Metro Association for Adapted
Athletics Board of Directors, will enforce MSHSL Bylaw 208 for Adapted Floor
Hockey teams. Bylaw 208 states in
“A student who is a member of a high
school team may not participate as an individual competitor or as a member of a
non-school team in the same sport during the high school season”.
League reviewed the Special Olympics Poly Hockey program and has determined that
it would be a violation of Bylaw 208 for a student of the high school team to
participate on a Special Olympics Poly Hockey team during the Floor Hockey
you have any questions regarding this information, please contact Rich Matter at
763-569-0497 or firstname.lastname@example.org .